Olney Riverfest 2019

This is a free to enter one day event, based around the River Great Ouse. It combines a Duck Race, an amateur Raft Race, plus craft, food and drink stalls and live bands.

Locations
As in previous years, this will be a dual location event:
The Weir at Emberton Country Park, off the A509:

    Duck Race
Raft Race starting point
  Riverside field South of Swimming Steps, Recreation Ground off East Street, Olney:
Stalls
Raft Race finish point
Bands and entertainment

Running times
  
The Weir at Emberton Country Park, off the A509:
    Note: These times are one hour earlier than in previous years!
11:15pm: Raft Race scrutineering starts
11:45pm: Draw for Raft Race running order
12:00pm: Duck Race starts
12:45pm: Raft Race starts

  Riverside field, South of Swimming Steps, Recreation Ground off East Street, Olney:
    General times:

      12:00pm: Stalls open
1.00pm: Bands start
1:15pm: Rafts begin arriving at finish, time approx.
7.00pm
: Bands finish

What’s on at the Riverside field?
We’ll have a variety of stalls and rides. And we’ll have a marquee with a band stage featuring music from 1.00pm to 7.00pm.

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